Posts Tagged ‘test’

Motorcycle off-road manoeuvre test is safer and cheaper

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

The Motorcycle Test Review was commissioned to look at the feasibility of moving the off-road manoeuvres part of the test onto the road and has concluded that this would increase injuries and costs. (more…)

New drink driving testing bill

Thursday, July 4th, 2013

The bill removes the right to have a second blood or urine test which is sometimes used by drink drivers who are above but close to the legal limit (more…)

IAM evaluate advanced motorcycle test

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

The Institute of Advanced Motorcyclists (IAM) have published rider attitudes towards their advanced riding course (more…)

Young driver rules to get overhaul

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

The Government has released a green paper on improving the safety of young and newly qualified drivers (more…)

Revised MOT coming into force

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

A revised MOT test will come into force on the 20th March 2013 with more checks for modern cars. (more…)

Learner fails theory test 107 times

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

A hapless learner driver has broken the record for failing the theory test (more…)

Driving test cheats

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

In a Freedom of Information request, it has been found that 5 learner drivers a day try to cheat at passing their driving test (more…)

Halfords to provide driving test centres

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

In a bid to improve their service the Driving Standards Agency will be conducting tests from Halfords (more…)

MOT Test frequency remains the same

Friday, February 3rd, 2012

Transport Secretary, Justine Greening, has unveiled measures to improve the MOT testing standards (more…)

Calls for rural roads in driving test

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

The IAM has renewed its calls to the Government to include rural A-roads in the test (more…)